Praising God Amid Disappointment

At church last Sunday, my little sister stood in front of the small group of children she was teaching in Kids Church. Next to her was a white paper bag sitting on a black stool, and young boy who had volunteered to participate on stage. The big idea for our lesson this week was thatContinue reading “Praising God Amid Disappointment”

The Patience and Fervent Prayer of St. Monica

I’ve heard of St. Augustine in my studies, a Christian philosopher/writer/bishop, who I don’t know a whole lot about aside from my favorite quotes of his: “The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page.”  “To fall in love with God is the greatest romance; to seek him theContinue reading “The Patience and Fervent Prayer of St. Monica”